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Top sights in Portugal

Stone House

From the series “The Most Bizarre and Fancy Living Houses”
The hikers can see the unique stone house in Portugal. In contrast to millions of other houses, it was not built 'out', but 'in' the stone. The house is located in the picturesque mountain area, not far from Fafe city and was still built in 1974. The huge stone has excited the attention of the resourceful construction workers more than forty years ago. They decided to save the money for the building materials chiseling out the rooms in the stone. The realization of the original project has required a lot of time and energy.

The unique house is two storey, on its first floor is the spacious living room with the fireplace. The tiled roof protects the stone house from the storm. And through the original asymmetrical windows, which were manually carved out, the residents can graze in the … Read all

Madeira Airport

From the series “The Most Dangerous Runways in the World”
In the environs of the Spanish city of Santa Cruz is the unique airport of Madeira, one of the most dangerous airports in the world. Its runway was built on the coast, above the water, and recalls the bridge with the large concrete pillars. The stretch 'of the bridge' forms 2 777 meters, it is supported by the 180 concrete columns, whose height is 80 meters. The space under the unusual runway is not empty. Here was the large parking lot equipped.

Not all pilots manage to successfully land the aircraft at Madeira Airport. Before landing, they have to cross the mountain massif and then approach the narrow runway. Not all create this hard nut, so the accident rate in the airport is very large. Despite the huge risk, the airport is considered one of the most heavily loaded in Portugal. … Read all
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A 16th Century Palace in Lucca to be Turned into a Hotel

The opening of the Grand Universe hotel in Lucca marks the debut of the Autograph Collection brand in this Italian city. This is a worthy addition to the brand’s portfolio that features many exclusive hotels in different parts of the world. Lucca is a city in the central part of Tuscany that is informally famous as the city of “one hundred and one churches”. It attracts fans of different activities due to its strategic location at the foot of the Apuan Alps and twenty minutes from the Versilia coast. Read this

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Culture of regions in Portugal

Lisbon
The capital of Portugal boasts a countless number of religious attractions, and each one is worth mentioning. Unremarkable at first glance, the shrine of Igreja de São Roque is striking with its interior decoration, as well as peaceful atmosphere. It is noteworthy in that it is the first church in Portugal and the first Jesuit Cathedral in the world. For more than two hundred years, the temple was the main church in the country. Also, this is one of the buildings that survived an earthquake … Read more
Albufeira
There are several museums in Albufeira which should be on the list of must-visit places of all tourists. Among them, first of all, we have the Museu Municipal de Arqueologia, which by assessment is worth a visit. It is a small and comfortable museum where you can find information about the city’s past. A big surprise awaits art lovers on the top floor of the building – an art gallery is sited here. The Museu de Arte Sacra de Albufeira will certainly appeal to those who are into sacred art. … Read more
Porto
In addition, locals are famous for their love for football, and it is therefore not surprising that the Museu FC Porto can be found in the city. Here you will be told about the history of the club, which the indigenous people are extremely proud of. The museum is located next to Estádio do Dragão and the Porto football club. There is also the Café Temático here for true fans. In general, this area can safely be called a “football town” – there is an atmosphere of football residing … Read more
Funchal
Funchal is known primarily as the center of beach and sports facilities. The resort is famous for its luxurious accommodation and stunning beaches. Fans of excursions would also like the city, as there are interesting historical and natural attractions in its immediate vicinity. Among the architectural monuments Palheiro is worth mentioning. The estate was built in the colonial era. Now it is a private property, so the entry into its territory is prohibited. Each day, travelers come to the … Read more
Lagos
One of the most famous attractions of Lagos is Ponta Da Piedale, a bay where you can find two remarkable sites: a viewing point (Miradouro da Ponta da Piedade) and a lighthouse (Farol da Ponta da Piedade). The bay is considered one of the most picturesque places in the whole of the Algarve, and one glance from afar is enough to fully realize it. Coming closer, tourists see the views that make them freeze. Marina de Lagos is another great place to walk and admire the scenic views, especially in … Read more
Portimao
Portimao is old port city, which have turned into dimensioned resort of universal importance. Its main guests are lovers of beach resting and active entertainments; lovers of exhibitions visit this city too. The noted sight is located in Alvor district, it is a question of old church of 16 century. It was the witness of number of important historical events and it was destroyed several times; a lot of interesting religious artifacts are kept in this church. People who love to visit interesting … Read more
Vilamoura
Vilamoura is a quiet and peaceful resort town where you can have a good time, enjoying insouciance and tranquility. This feeling is complemented by numerous natural attractions, beaches and the coast located in Vilamoura and Quarteira. Thus, you can take a great walk along Marina de Vilamoura. The fact is that many rightly consider the local yacht port the most beautiful place in town. This is confirmed by large crowds of people that can be seen here. Along the pier, there are numerous … Read more
Braga
The Praça da República is a great place to take a walk. The abundant vegetation, beautiful fountains, as well as shops and restaurants located around it, all contribute to make your time here an amazing one. Here is mounted Monumento ao Papa João Paulo II, one of the most popular Popes in history. Another interesting building situated on the square is Coreto da Avenida, and you should not pass by it. On the other side of this building, we can see another one – Castelo de Braga. To be exact, … Read more

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